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Around 300 Chinese vessels near Galapágos protection zone were ‘pillaging oceans for squid,’ analysis shows
Analysts have found that the fleet of some 300 Chinese fishing vessels positioned off the coast of the Galapágos islands are mainly fishing for squid. The findings were released by environmental protection NGO Oceana on Wednesday.According to data collected from fishing vessels from mid-July to mid-August, the vessels collectively logged a total of 73,000 hours, amounting to 99 per cent of recorded fishing activity in the area within the one month period.The findings are based on information captured by the Global Fishing Watch mapping tool developed by Oceana, in partnership with Google and S...
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Android 11 is finally here: Here's what new features to expect
For three months now, Google has been letting testers play around with the newest version of Android, checking the beta version for bugs and glitches.Now, Android 11 is finally ready to roll out onto some smartphone models, Google says. Among the phones getting the updated mobile operating system will be Google's Pixel phones starting from the second generation, as well as some Xiaomi, Oneplus, Oppo and Realme phones.More brands and models are due to follow in the coming months, after manufacturers adapt Android 11 to their devices. If you're wondering whether an Android 11 update is planned f...
Facebook launches Climate Science Information Centre
Facebook has launched the Climate Science Information Centre.The social media giant has created a website full of facts from climate experts in a bid to educate people about the fight to save the planet.Credible sources including the UK's Met Office and the UN Environment Programme will provide resources.The new site is similar to the Covid-19 Information Centre, which dispels misinformation about the virus and pandemic.The website's launch comes as Facebook faces backlash for allowing misinformation to spread on the site.The firm has also vowed to reach zero emissions by 2030, like Apple.The ...
Google to unveil new products later this month
Google will launch its new Pixel phones, Chromecast streaming device, and smart speaker on September 30.The tech giant has announced a virtual event to showcase the Pixel 4A 5G and Pixel 5 phones, and more.The upcoming reveal follows the launch the Pixel 4A budget smartphone.In July, Google revealed they have a new voice assistant smart speaker on the way.The design is similar to their Nest Mini speakers, and will have Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.Whilst there is little known about the Chromecast, it's expected to have an external remote like the Android TV platform.In June, Google officially discontin...
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